The Manny Machado and Bryce Harper sweepstakes have heated up quite a bit in recent days.  Machado reportedly has an offer on the table of 8-years, $280 million from the Padres and Harper is reportedly going to receive a 10-year, $300 million deal.

The lucky team that will reportedly back up the Brink’s truck to land Harper is the Philadelphia Phillies.

According to reports, talks between the two sides have picked up over the weekend and the numbers are heading towards the numbers Harper has been seeking all off-season.  If the Phillies do breakdown and give him a franchise ruining deal, he will likely sign.

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